The Georgina Centre for Arts and Culture

 

 

About the Georgina Centre for Arts and Culture

The Georgina Centre for Arts and Culture offers a variety of artistic and cultural experiences and an opportunity to explore and expand our public perceptions of art and culture as a part of community and life in Georgina. The mission is to promote creativity, learning and growth and to inspire passion and appreciation for the arts and culture. Located in the heart of downtown Sutton, the centre is a gathering place that engages the community and is the cornerstone of arts and culture in Georgina. The centre is the proud home to an outstanding permanent collection of fine art and beautiful Gallery that welcomes everyone. There is a gallery shop that sells unique and original pieces created by artists and artisans in the community. The GCAC is proud to support local and emerging talent and welcomes creatives of all ages to come explore, build community and most of all...create!

Visit the Georgina Arts Centre and Gallery website for more information.

149 High St., Box 1455
Sutton, ON
L0E 1R0

Telephone: 905-722-9587
Email: info@thegcac.ca

The First Annual Live and Silent Art Auction in support of the Georgina Centre for the Arts and Culture

In this first-ever event, The Georgina Centre for Arts & Culture (GCAC) will provide guests from near and far an energetic art experience! We are combining a Silent Auction that will feature fine art, photography, and design lots along with a Live Auction of 15 paintings and prints from the GCAC Permanent Collection. 

See the event

Classes and workshops

Tell Your Story – Memoir Writing Workshop with Sheila Horne

Weekly on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to noon until Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Join published author Sheila Horne for a fun, interactive workshop.

Sheila will share prompts to start you writing, the elements of memoir

writing, and the techniques to help you bring your memoir to life!

Please bring the writing materials you prefer to the workshop with you, such as pen and paper, a tablet, or computer.

Location

Georgina Centre for Arts and Culture (GCAC) 149 High Street Sutton, L0E 1R0 Canada

Contact info

Name Christine Arnold
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Intro to Watercolour Painting with Linda Pauer

Weekly on Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. until Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Linda Pauer will guide you through step-by-step instructions to create a class project (pictured here). Using your newly acquired skills, you will then work on a project of your choosing with Linda’s guidance.

Location

Georgina Centre for Arts and Culture (GCAC) 149 High Street Sutton, L0E 1R0 Canada

Contact info

Name Christine Arnold
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Monotype Journal with JJ Martyn

Weekly on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon until Wednesday, April 24, 2024

JJ Martyn is an extraordinary printmaker and this workshop is for anyone wishing to explore the technique of monotype.

Discover the joy of making a unique journal for your creative use or a book to showcase your prints. Each student will learn introductory bookbinding and monotype printing techniques which we will combine with collage to create a one of a kind book.

Materials included.

Location

Georgina Centre for Arts and Culture (GCAC) 149 High Street Sutton, L0E 1R0 Canada

Contact info

Name Christine Arnold
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Intro to Acrylic Painting with Linda Pauer

Weekly on Thursday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. until Thursday, April 25, 2024

Learn the basic techniques of painting using acrylic with the years of experience that Linda brings as a practicing artist to guide you. You will work together on a piece and then, using the skills you learned, create a painting of your own. All materials supplied. 

Location

Georgina Centre for Arts and Culture (GCAC) 149 High Street Sutton, L0E 1R0 Canada

Contact info

Name Christine Arnold
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Fundamental Drawing with Ashlyn Mundy

Weekly on Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Good drawing skills are the foundation of all further artistic pursuits. In this introductory level workshop, students will work on sketching techniques for the entire six weeks.

This is an excellent supplemental opportunity for those looking to expand their drawing skills in a group situation under the guidance of a professional artist.

Ashlyn brings wonderful energy to this class.

Materials included.

Location

Georgina Centre For Arts And Cultures 149 High Street Sutton, L0E 1R0 Canada

Contact info

Name Christine Arnold
Website Url Register now

Wall Hanging Macramé Workshop with Nasrin

Weekly on Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. until Saturday, May 11, 2024

Students will design and complete a number of wall hangings. Simple or complex, with Nasrin to guide you, they will be beautiful!

Location

Georgina Centre for Arts and Culture (GCAC) 149 High Street Sutton, L0E 1R0 Canada

Contact info

Name Christine Arnold
Website Url Register now

Contact Us

26557 Civic Centre Rd,
Keswick, ON  L4P 3G1

T: 905-476-4301 / 705-437-2210
F: 905-476-8100
info@georgina.ca

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.